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Brian Cadd

Brian Cadd

Who: Brian Cadd
Where: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
When: Thursday July 31, 2003

ON the back of the successful  LONG WAY TO THE TOP  tour, Australian star  BRIAN CADD  will storm back into Newcastle.

Cadd was last in town when he performed during the Long Way to the Top 2002 tour which played to sell-out audiences across Australia.

He also returned for the scaled-down version of the tour in 2003 and was one of many legendary Australian artists who starred in the nationwide spectacular.

Cadd's work with group  AXIOM was featured in Long Way To The Top and saw Cadd reunite with former member  GLENN SHORROCK.

 Cadd penned all of the band's hits before it broke up in 1969.

He has branched out a number of areas and has worked as a successful producer, scored films and produced music for advertising and television.

Between 1973 and 1975, Cadd was one of the 12 directors of  APRA  and has recently accepted the post as President of the Australian Music Foundation.

He is also Chairperson of the  AUSMUSIC INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD  and lectures at Universities around Australia on the Business of Music.

As a songwriter, Cadd has penned many of hs own hits as well as tunes for JOE COCKER, RINGO STARR, JOHN FARNHAM, THE POINTER SISTERS, BONNIE TYLER  and  GENE PITNEY.

 Brian Cadd will perform at  WESTS LEAGUES CLUB on July 31 and be supported by multi instrumentalist, vocalist and songwriter BFCLARE O'MEARA.

NFIn the past decade, O'Meara has toured, recorded and performed at every major Australian music festival and shared the stage with the likes of  LEE KERNAGHAN, SARA STORER, GINA JEFFREYS, SLIM DUSTY and  TANIA KERNAGHAN.

 She is also a member of the BUSHWACKERS and recently returned from a tour of China with  JAMES BLUNDELL.

 Tickets to the show are on sale from the club.

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